Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by The Appraisal Firm

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made it our company's goal in providing the best appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. There are specific needs for everyone; we understand these requirements and are familiar to working with all parties involved. Due to our familiarity in working with the legal system and various agencies, we produce appraisal reports that definitely meet all expectations.

Contact us promptly to discuss your personal estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate generally requires an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the estate in question. We sympathize that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the time an appraisal is needed will deviate the date of death. The Appraisal Firm assures that our staff are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our appraisers to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of discretion for you.

The importance of having a real estate appraisal when working with government agencies to show income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the the IRS and CA state agencies definitely should be backed by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal report by The Appraisal Firm which will give him solid facts and figures to cooperate with any legal agency's requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to support our appraisals if they are ever refuted.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by an accurate report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.